Copyright Resources

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Copyright Resources

Here you’ll find a range of FAQs, flow-charts and summaries to help simplify and apply copyright at Brock.

 

GENERAL RESOURCES

Copyright FAQ

 

Brock’s Fair Dealing Policy

 

Brock's License with Access Copyright

 

Brock's Copyright Advisory Group

 

Workshop Slides and Materials

 

Sample Permissions Letter - use of material in a course

 

Sample Permissions Letter - use of material in a thesis

 

CHEAT SHEETS AND OTHER TOOLS 

What can I post on Isaak/Sakai? – step-by-step flow chart

 

What can I post on Isaak/Sakai? – online step-by-step tool

 

What can I do with articles from Library e-journals? – a simple guide for what can be done with articles from the Library’s e-journals and e-resources.


What can I copy under the Access Copyright licence? – a simple guide for what can be copied under the Access Copyright licence

 

FURTHER RESOURCES ON CANADIAN COPYRIGHT  

Text of the Copyright Modernization Act

Relevant Supreme Court Rulings - 

Canadian Intellectual Property Office, Copyright Division

Copyright Board of Canada (includes copyright collective societies)

Creative Commons Canada

CAUT Guidelines for the Use of Copyrighted Material (Canadian Association of University Teachers, February 2013)

Canadian Library Association's Copyright Information Centre

Canadian copyright: a citizen's guide / Laura J. Murray & Samuel E. Trosow. Toronto: Between the Lines, 2013. (KE 2799.2 M87 2013) 

The Copyright pentalogy: how the Supreme Court of Canada shook the foundations of Canadian copyright law / edited by Michael Geist. (Ottawa): University of Ottawa Press, c2013. (KE 2799 C664 2013) Also available through UOP's open access collection

 

BLOGS

Michael Geist 

Howard Knopf - Excess Copyright

Sam Trosow


Copyright image representing tools and resources for Brock faculty and staff

Use these simple tools and resources to help you apply copyright in your day-to-day work at Brock.

For further information and assistance, visit the contacts page to find out who can help you with your copyright questions.